Confederate Entrenchments: 1864

Confederate Entrenchments: 1864 (HMCCM)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30311 Fulton County
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N 33° 42.621', W 84° 27.858'

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This line of works in Adams Park is one of the few remaining sections of the exterior portion of Atlanta's defenses designed as a barrier to Federal attempts to cut the two railroads that enter the city from the S.W. Built about August 1 it joined the main line city fortifications at W. Fair and Ashby Sts., from where it ran SW to East Point - later prolonged and ran to Thames' Mill in Clayton County. Manned by troops of Hardee's and S. D. Lee's corps, it withstood all attempts to seize it & was abandoned only when the Federals cut the railroads at Fairburn and Jonesboro
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number060-161
Year Placed1958
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 4:44pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 734987 N 3732927
Decimal Degrees33.71035000, -84.46430000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 42.621', W 84° 27.858'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 42' 37.26" N, 84° 27' 51.48" W
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Area Code(s)404, 678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1615-1647 Delowe Dr SW, Atlanta GA 30311, US
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